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The HTC U11+ started out as the prototype for the Pixel 2 XL. Find out if it has what it takes to stand on its own in our HTC U11 Plus review.
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I want to buy the U11 plus unlocked, but I live in the US. Will I run into any issues worth noting before deciding to make the purchase (i.e. cell frequency bands)? Also, on AT&T as my service provider. Thanks, and great review!
I loved this phone untill my girlfriend smashed it. Its literally scrap now but it still works... I don't have warranty on it because I am in the USA... Does anybody know if I can get replacement covers and a screen digitizer for the HTC U PLUS
Have heard rumours that in allowing HTC to release what would have been the Pixel 2 XL, Google prevented them from selling it in the US or Australian market so that it wouldn't be a direct competitor to the Pixel especially considering the history of it's development. Not sure how accurate this is, but have heard it from multiple places. There is no actual logical reason otherwise that HTC would not release it in these markets considering the specs and just how good a phone it is. In the past, when they have created Asia and/or UK exclusives, they have generally not used the top of the line Snapdragon processors and instead gone with slower and older SDs, or gone with a MediaTek.
Nice review, I was actually considering the HTC U11+ until I saw how dim the display is in sunlight and I realised, that I'd rather pay extra for the Pixel 2 XL being a better phone, with that being said, the fact it has expandable memory and it's cheaper price work in its favour and it not being released in the US is probably for the best as the US is gripped by a Samsung and Apple Dolopoly.
i have u11+ about 2 weeks and i can really say its a great great phone. Brihtness of display can be an issue only when you are in sunlight, but an update is coming to volume up the brightness as they said.
Say, doesn't Google own HTC now? I've written off 2017 HTCs and I'm anxiously waiting for what will be the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL. If they can keep the good stuff of the 2s but give us better OLED displays, a more quality feeling build, and wireless charging (I've given up on expandable memory), then I'll be saying to Google/HTC, "Shut up and take my money!"
htc has been one of those companies who makes really good phones, but the thing that caused its downfall is its aftermarket support..i used to have an htc, loved it but when i started to experience issues i had no aftermarket support..that is the same reason i don't get mi phones or the cheap ones with really good specs, as i don't buy phones all the time..aftermarket support is very important for me, unless they market it as disposeable which will depend on the comsumer to get it or not, i would still stick with companies who has repair shops where i can simply walk in and have my phone fixed
I was a huge fan of HTC and loved the M7 and M8 but I don't like what HTC has done lately. I feel like they copied apple by removing the headphone jack, copied samsung by adding glass backs, and for some reason stopped putting front facing speakers when they clearly have enough room to. I want HTC to succeed but I wish they would go back to what made them special and different.
They pretty much seems that HTC is wiping itself out it doesn't want to change it start to this ugly grotesque design language that they can't seem to get rid of they go gimmicky with the hold and squeeze feature I just when I think of a phone HTC isn't even on my list anymore
For $799, you can buy Huawei Mate 10 Pro with much better display, better battery life, significantly more versatile camera while offering the same level of performance and stereo speakers with the similar tweeter+woofer setup and loudness. And for $30 more you'll be able to get S8+. While there's no denying that this is a great phone (especially the camera, I saw the samples from U11+ with HDR Boost and they looked really stunning across all lighting conditions), sadly its competitors are even better in many areas.
The dimness problem is something I've had issues with on my Xperia, and that was due to a terrible adaptive screen sensor. Would love to see him switch that off and see if it helps. Because my Xperia would blind me when I turn it off.
I love HTC phones. Always been the best visual experience watching movies coz of the high pixel density and immersive audio experience. Camera has always been a downfall for HTC. Apart from that the phones have always been awesome. Have owned One m8 n m9 before. Till day, I haven't had one as good as my m8. Loved that phone to bits. It broke when I met with an accident. 💔